Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
1155 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

NVZ003-102100-
/O.EXP.KREV.WI.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-161210T2000Z/
GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SPARKS, GARDNERVILLE, AND VIRGINIA CITY
1155 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WIND ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON PST TODAY...

THE WIND ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT NOON PST TODAY.

WINDS HAVE DIMINISHED ACROSS THE GREATER RENO-CARSON CITY-MINDEN
AREA. A FEW AREAS COULD SEE WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH THROUGH THE
REST OF THE AFTERNOON, BUT OTHERWISE GUSTS LESS THAN 30 MPH.

$$

CAZ073-110000-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0024.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
MONO COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BRIDGEPORT AND MAMMOTH LAKES
1155 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING: WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS 50 TO 60
  MPH. WIND PRONE LOCATIONS MAY SEE GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH.

* IMPACTS: WINDS MAY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WITH THE WORST CONDITIONS EXPECTED
  ALONG THE HIGHWAY 395 CORRIDOR. WINDS WILL ALSO CAUSE
  TURBULENCE AND WIND SHEAR FOR AVIATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SECURE LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS SUCH AS PATIO FURNITURE, HOLIDAY
DECORATIONS, AND TRASH CANS BEFORE WINDS INCREASE WHICH COULD
BLOW THESE ITEMS AWAY. THE BEST THING TO DO IS PREPARE AHEAD OF
TIME BY MAKING SURE YOU HAVE EXTRA FOOD AND WATER ON HAND,
FLASHLIGHTS WITH SPARE BATTERIES AND/OR CANDLES IN THE EVENT OF A
POWER OUTAGE.

&&

$$

NVZ001-004-110000-
/O.CON.KREV.WI.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
MINERAL AND SOUTHERN LYON COUNTIES-
WESTERN NEVADA BASIN AND RANGE INCLUDING PYRAMID LAKE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HAWTHORNE, YERINGTON, SMITH VALLEY,
FERNLEY, FALLON, LOVELOCK, AND SILVER SPRINGS
1155 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING: WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS 50 TO 60 MPH. WIND
  PRONE LOCATIONS MAY SEE GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH.

* PYRAMID LAKE: SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH PERIODIC
  GUSTS AS HIGH AS 55 MPH. WAVE HEIGHTS 3 TO 5 FEET.

* DANGEROUS CONDITIONS EXPECTED ON PYRAMID LAKE. SMALL BOATS,
  KAYAKS AND PADDLE BOARDS WILL LIKELY CAPSIZE AND SHOULD REMAIN
  OFF LAKE WATERS UNTIL CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

* IMPACTS: WINDS MAY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ESPECIALLY FOR
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WITH THE WORST CONDITIONS EXPECTED
  ALONG THE HIGHWAY 95 CORRIDOR. WINDS WILL ALSO CAUSE
  TURBULENCE AND WIND SHEAR FOR AVIATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SECURE LOOSE OUTDOOR ITEMS SUCH AS PATIO FURNITURE, HOLIDAY
DECORATIONS, AND TRASH CANS BEFORE WINDS INCREASE WHICH COULD
BLOW THESE ITEMS AWAY. THE BEST THING TO DO IS PREPARE AHEAD OF
TIME BY MAKING SURE YOU HAVE EXTRA FOOD AND WATER ON HAND,
FLASHLIGHTS WITH SPARE BATTERIES AND/OR CANDLES IN THE EVENT OF A
POWER OUTAGE.

&&

$$

CAZ072-NVZ002-110800-
/O.CON.KREV.LW.Y.0068.000000T0000Z-161211T1200Z/
GREATER LAKE TAHOE AREA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, STATELINE,
AND INCLINE VILLAGE
1155 AM PST SAT DEC 10 2016

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SUNDAY FOR
LAKE TAHOE...

* TIMING: WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

* WAVE HEIGHTS: 2 TO 4 FEET.

* SMALL BOATS, KAYAKS AND PADDLE BOARDS WILL BE PRONE TO
  CAPSIZING AND SHOULD REMAIN OFF LAKE WATERS UNTIL CONDITIONS
  IMPROVE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHECK LAKE CONDITIONS BEFORE HEADING OUT AND BE PREPARED FOR A
SUDDEN INCREASE IN WINDS AND WAVE HEIGHTS. CONSIDER POSTPONING
BOATING ACTIVITIES ON THE LAKE UNTIL A DAY WITH LESS WIND.

&&

$$

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